Am I a socially responsible researcher? Pillars and strategies

Research is now becoming a “gap task” that academics often do for their performance rankings and students for the fulfillment of their degree requirements. The question is what needs to be done to make academic researchers—both professors and students—socially responsible researchers. What strategies are required to assist researchers in going beyond this gap task approach…

Climate Proofing Indus Water Treaty

Mankind is the major environmental force in changing the geological facade of the Earth. Climate change, a human induced phenomenon, has emerged to be reckoned with as a global reality that can neither be denied nor neglected. The global warming and the melting of glaciers around the world at an alarming rate is its prime…

NUST houses the fastest Supercomputer in Pakistani Academia

Modern day scientific progress, research and discovery is dependent on computational capability. In many fields, large-scale physical experimentation has been replaced by computational modelling and simulation. The computational approaches reduce cost through eliminating the needs for designing several physical prototypes iteratively. Moreover, the development time can be reduced through improving design maturity by building detailed…

23 NUST researchers ranked among Top 2% globally

Islamabad October 24, 2022 – As many as 23 researchers from the National University of Sciences & Technology (NUST) have risen to prominence this year by standing amongst the world’s Top 2% research luminaries. Four of these have also been recognised for their career-long impact. NUST has consistently made headway in its R&D pursuits, bolstering…